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Elon Musk steps down from OpenAI board

Elon Musk steps down from OpenAI board

Musk will continue to "donate and advise the organization", OpenAI said in a blog post February 20, adding that "As Tesla continues to become more focused on AI, this will eliminate a potential fu...

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Shelters open amid Midwest flooding as rivers keep rising

Shelters open amid Midwest flooding as rivers keep rising

The Kalamazoo, Grand and St. Joseph Rivers have yet to crest downstream so the worst maybe yet to come for some property owners. Late Wednesday, Mayor Andy Schor declared a state of emergency for th...

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Students stage 'lie-in' outside White House over gun control

Students stage 'lie-in' outside White House over gun control

The FBI received a tip last month that 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz , the suspect in the Florida school shooting that left 17 dead, had a "desire to kill" and access to guns and could be plotting a...

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Mark Hamill Confirms Hollywood Star News By Zinging Donald Trump

Mark Hamill Confirms Hollywood Star News By Zinging Donald Trump

A handful of Mark's Twitter followers caught on to his subtle yet effective shade, letting others know that he was, in fact, referring to Donald Trump . Unfortunately, the late Carrie Fisher, who p...

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UN Security Council to Vote Friday on Demand for Syria Truce

UN Security Council to Vote Friday on Demand for Syria Truce

Rights groups said hundreds of people, many of them children, have been killed by air and artillery strikes since Sunday. Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the UAE have expressed serious concern over th...

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Boat made in Acadiana was a part of SpaceX rocket launch mission

Boat made in Acadiana was a part of SpaceX rocket launch mission

But Thursday's launch used a Falcon 9 , the rocket SpaceX has flown since 2010. Musk's envisioned "Starlink" array would include up to almost 12,000 satellites circling Earth in a low orbit wit...

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USA gun lobby slams anti-gun 'elites' after Florida school massacre

USA gun lobby slams anti-gun 'elites' after Florida school massacre

Every time in every nation in which this political disease rises to power, its citizens are repressed, their freedoms are destroyed and their firearms are banned and confiscated", he said. "We focus o...

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Steve Jobs' job application shows a normal guy, pre-Apple

Steve Jobs' job application shows a normal guy, pre-Apple

But the job application for an unidentified position, written while Jobs was still and English Lit major at Reed College, shows that he was, at one point, at least, at age 18, just like any one of us:...

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Albemarle County Students React, Offer Support to Florida School Shooting Survivors

Albemarle County Students React, Offer Support to Florida School Shooting Survivors

The protests spread from school to school as students shared plans for their demonstrations over social media . Senior Eric Gonzalez did not go, saying he couldn't afford to miss class. But Randi...

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Winter weather advisory for Denton County through noon Thursday

Winter weather advisory for Denton County through noon Thursday

We have an Winter Weather Advisory in effect through Thursday morning. "Another 1/2" to 1" of a sleet/snow combo is possible from this round but there is also the potential for up to 0.1" of freezin...

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Fla. shooting survivor's mother: We have received death threats

Fla. shooting survivor's mother: We have received death threats

On Wednesday, the top-trending video on YouTube captioned Hogg as an "actor", taking out of context CNN affiliate KCBS' interview with Hogg in August 2017. "People who distrust other media tend ...

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Namco Bandai announce Ivy and Zasalamel for Soulcalibur VI

Namco Bandai announce Ivy and Zasalamel for Soulcalibur VI

The powerful fighter looks just as formidable than ever with her triumphant return this time around, and you can see her in action in the character reveal trailer . Bandai Namco revealed two more cha...

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New Nokia, Samsung phones to be unwrapped at MWC

From the leak, the new Nokia phone is expected to feature a full-screen design and a display that comes with an aspect ratio of 18:9. Both series are due for their minor annual refreshes, with the...

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Know Why Baaghi 3 Was Announced Before Baaghi 2 Trailer Launch

Know Why Baaghi 3 Was Announced Before Baaghi 2 Trailer Launch

After a long wait, the trailer of the much-awaited film " Baaghi 2 " was released recently and within a span of 24 hours, the trailer has graned over 60 million. On February 21st we were treated to a ...

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Batmobiles old and new are heading to Rocket League

Batmobiles old and new are heading to Rocket League

Gotham City and Batman are well-represented in this one, with the Dark Knight getting not one but two custom cars in the "DC Super Heroes" DLC Pack . Also included in the download are a selection...

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Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Citadel Advsrs Limited Liability Corp accumulated 364,395 shares or 0% of the stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd Partnership stated it has 233,752 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Immune Design Cor...

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Gets Face Unlock

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Gets Face Unlock

Xiaomi claims to have sold more than three lakh units of Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro within three minutes of first flash sale, which was conducted on February 22 on Mi.com and Flipkart . The s...

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Peugeot shows off the 508 and a Rifter 4x4 concept

Peugeot shows off the 508 and a Rifter 4x4 concept

Its striking new look takes inspiration from a sports coupé, with sharp side window design, elegant frameless doors and alloy wheels created to fill the wheel arch housings. There should be plenty of ...

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Prehistoric cave paintings actually drawn by Neanderthals, not humans

Prehistoric cave paintings actually drawn by Neanderthals, not humans

The world's oldest known cave art was crafted by Neanderthals more than 20,000 years before modern humans arrived in Europe , showing that our extinct cousins were capable of symbolic thinking just...

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Stocks Movement Analysis: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

Stocks Movement Analysis: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

Becker Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Chevron Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $208.48 billion market cap company. "Ultimately, through all this investigation ...

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Broncos expected to shop Trevor Siemian

Broncos expected to shop Trevor Siemian

The Denver Broncos are in desperate need for a quarterback, and apparently they don't think Trevor Siemian is the solution. Siemian completed 59 percent of his passes in 2017, but threw more int...

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Archaeologists find fossils in giant underwater cave

Archaeologists find fossils in giant underwater cave

Then there are the artefacts left inside by humans: Burnt human bones, ceramics, wall etchings and more. GAM director Guíllermo de Anda, an underwater archaeologist, noted the archeological import...

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Worldwide Smartphone Sales Declined Last Quarter for the First Time Ever [Chart]

Worldwide Smartphone Sales Declined Last Quarter for the First Time Ever [Chart]

The iPhone maker had three new smartphones - the iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X - yet its performance in the quarter was overshadowed by two factors. So Gartner feels that due to delay in ...

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Plan to launch inflatable 'space hotel' in 2021

Plan to launch inflatable 'space hotel' in 2021

The BEAM was to be monitored for two years, and that time period is just about up this year. The customers that B330 will seek to accommodate will be very diverse. And in October of a year ago, the ...

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Final Fantasy XV Steam owners will get to play as Gordan Freeman

These cosmetic exclusives will be available in both the solo campaign and Comrades multiplayer expansion thanks to Steam Workshop support. Just running through the fields, watching the grass swa...

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Lewis Hamilton: Nowhere I would rather be than Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton: Nowhere I would rather be than Mercedes

Bottas' first run was a bust - the auto only got as far as the pit apron in front of the garage when it shut down and the technicians pushed it back into the garage, but some time later it was started...

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Former Google employee files lawsuit claiming he was sacked for opposing discrimination

Former Google employee files lawsuit claiming he was sacked for opposing discrimination

Last August, Chevalier and 13 other Google employees were also targeted by alt-right trolls as part of a widespread backlash against Damore's firing. "It is a cruel irony that Google attempted to ju...

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Switch Is Getting An Older Version Of Payday 2

Switch Is Getting An Older Version Of Payday 2

Making it official, Starbreeze has now also confirmed to Polygon that the version coming on Switch is not the most recent update . In the statement, Starbreeze revealed the version of the game soon...

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Shares in Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Acquired by Ferris Capital LLC

Shares in Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Acquired by Ferris Capital LLC

About 522,690 shares traded. Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: RMP ) has risen 42.06% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.15% the S&P500. Finally, Barclays lowered t...

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Apple set to rejig its wearables, plans upgrades to AirPods headphones

Apple set to rejig its wearables, plans upgrades to AirPods headphones

The first new model, expected before the end of the year, is likely to focus on Siri improvements. They are known as B288 internally. Apple AirPods' new model will reportedly make it easier for the ...

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